Pretender

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The Foo Fighters are an American rock band, formed in Seattle in 1994. It was founded by Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl as a one-man project following the death of Kurt Cobain and the resulting dissolution of his previous band. The group got its name from the UFOs and various aerial phenomena that were… more »

Keep you in the dark
You know they all pretend 
Keep you in the dark
And so it all began 

Send in your skeletons 
Sing as their bones go marching in, again 
The need you buried deep
The secrets that you keep are ever ready 
Are you ready?
I'm finished making sense 
Done pleading ignorance
That whole defense

 Spinning infinity, boy
The wheel is spinning me
It's never-ending, never-ending
Same old story 

What if I say I'm not like the others?
What if I say I'm not just another one of your plays?
You're the pretender 
What if I say I will never surrender?
What if I say I'm not like the others?
What if I say I'm not just another one of your plays?
You're the pretender 
What if I say that I'll never surrender?

In time our soul untold 
I'm just another soul for sale, oh well
The page is out of print 
We are not permanent 
We're temporary, temporary 
Same old story 

What if I say I'm not like the others?
What if I say I'm not just another one of your plays?
You're the pretender 
What if I say that I'll never surrender?
What if I say I'm not like the others?
What if I say I'm not just another one of your plays?
You're the pretender 
What if I say that I'll never surrender?

I'm the voice inside your head
You refuse to hear
I'm the face that you have to face
 Mirrored in your stare 
I'm what's left, I'm what's right 
I'm the enemy 
I'm the hand that will take you down
 Bring you to your knees 

So who are you?
Yeah, who are you?
Yeah, who are you?
Yeah, who are you?

Keep you in the dark
You know they all pretend 

What if I say I'm not like the others?
What if I say I'm not just another one of your plays?
You're the pretender 
What if I say I will never surrender?
What if I say I'm not like the others?
What if I say I'm not just another one of your plays?
You're the pretender 
What if I say that I'll never surrender?

What if I say I'm not like the others?
(Keep you in the dark)
What if I say I'm not just another one of your plays?
(You know they all pretend)
You're the pretender 
(Who dares)
What if I say I will never surrender?

What if I say I'm not like the others?
(Keep you in the dark)
What if I say I'm not just another one of your plays?
(You know they all pretend)
You're the pretender 
(Who dares)
What if I say I will never surrender?

So who are you?
Yeah, who are you?
Yeah, who are you?

Written by: CHRISTOPHER A. SHIFLETT, DAVID ERIC GROHL, NATE MENDEL, TAYLOR HAWKINS

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